Chiara Family History

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Chiara Name Meaning

Italian: from the female personal name Chiara or Clara, a name popularized in the medieval period by the cult of St. Clare of Assisi (c. 1193–1253); she was an associate of St. Francis of Assisi and founded the order of nuns known as the Poor Clares. See also Chiaro.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Chiaro, Clare, Clara, Cira, Chiesa, Chard, China, Char, Chhabra

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Chiara Family Origin

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Chiara Family Occupations

What did your Chiara ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Painter and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Chiara. 5% of Chiara men worked as a Painter and 12% of Chiara women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chiara were Laborer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Painter
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Seamstress
  • Teacher
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Chiara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Chiara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chiara census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Chiara. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 622 military records available for the last name Chiara. For the veterans among your Chiara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chiara Life Expectancy

What is the average Chiara lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Chiara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Chiara in 1953 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chiara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chiara ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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